Pre-K applications now being accepted

JOHNSTOWN – The universal pre-kindergarten program in the Johnstown School District is currently accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year.

Residents of the school district have until June 5 to register their children to be eligible for the UPK lottery. Registrations after the June 5 date will continue to be accepted; however, student placement may be limited, a news release said. All pre-kindergarten classes will be held at Pleasant Avenue School for the 2014-2015 school year.

The UPK program is for children who will be 4 years old on or before Dec. 1. The program follows the Johnstown school district calendar, with morning and afternoon sessions. Transportation will not be provided for pre-kindergarten students.

Applications are available on the district website,, or by calling the district office at 762-4611.